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A Game for Every Fan: 11-Player Finals

A Game for Every Fan: 11-Player Finals
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
This weekend, the MHSAA 11-player Football Finals will celebrate a decade of calling Detroit's Ford Field home.  And these eight games over two days should provide a draw for every fan as we wave good-bye to another memorable season.
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#TBT: Mill Thrills Again at Silverdome

#TBT: Mill Thrills Again at Silverdome
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Pontiac Silverdome 25 years ago served as the stage for one of the most exciting moments in MHSAA Football Finals history, appropriately performed by an athlete known as "Mill the Thrill." Coleman, who would later star as a receiver at Michigan State University, scored...
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Highlight Reel: Division 4 Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Division 4 Semifinals
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The Grand Rapids South Christian football team defeated Edwardsburg 50-48 in a Division 4 Semifinal on Saturday, and Lansing Sexton downed Detroit Country Day 28-14. Click below for highlights.
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Highlight Reel: Division 3 Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Division 3 Semifinals
Wednesday, November 26, 2014
The Muskegon football team defeated Zeeland West 20-0 in a Division 3 Semifinal on Saturday, while Orchard Lake St. Mary's downed New Boston 51-3. Click below for highlights.
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Highlight Reel: Division 1 Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Division 1 Semifinals
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The Clarkston football defeated East Kentwood 35-13 and Saline defeated Detroit Cass Tech 30-15 on Saturday in Division 1 football Semifinals. Click below for highlights.
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Highlight Reel: Munising/Beal City

Highlight Reel: Munising/Beal City
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
The Munising football team defeated Beal City 10-7 in a Division 8 Semifinal on Friday at the Superior Dome in Marquette. Click below for highlights.
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Change for Worse

Change for Worse
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Much of the change that has come to our homes has not improved our daily lives. Much of the change that has come to our schools has not improved the quality of education our children receive.
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Drive for Detroit: Semifinals in Review

Drive for Detroit: Semifinals in Review
Monday, November 24, 2014
The final stretch of this season's Drive for Detroit has begun.  And if Friday and Saturday's MHSAA Finals are like the Semifinals this past weekend, we should be in for an incredible season-ending series at Ford Field. 
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Ford Field Parking, Protocols Announced

Ford Field Parking, Protocols Announced
Monday, November 24, 2014
To provide for the convenience and safety of spectators attending the Michigan High School Athletic Association 11-Player Football Finals at Ford Field in Detroit, Nov. 28 and 29, attendees are being advised of a variety of items related to transportation and security &...
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Roles Reverse as North Branch Wins Rematch

Roles Reverse as North Branch Wins Rematch
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Saturday’s final MHSAA Volleyball Final felt familiar – and not just because North Branch and Lake Odessa Lakewood wore nearly identical uniforms.  It wasn’t long ago that the Class B powers met to finish another season, and a Lakewood team fille...
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Practice Makes Champion for Saline

Practice Makes Champion for Saline
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Saline swimming coach Todd Brunty often ends practice the same way, setting up a relay with the atmosphere of a race that would decide the outcome of a meet. Practice became reality Saturday afternoon at the Michael H. Jones Natatorium on the campus of Eastern Michiga...
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Last Year's Runners-Up Take Next Step

Last Year's Runners-Up Take Next Step
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Emily Converse, Gabby Higgins, Rileigh Eding and Riley Kishman all had a year to replay the races in their minds. A fraction of a second here, an extra lean there — that's all that stood between them and individual championships at the 2013 MHSAA Division 3 Lowe...
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Final Relay Win Gives Marian Team Title

Final Relay Win Gives Marian Team Title
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Heading into this year’s MHSAA Lower Peninsula Division 2 Girls Swimming and Diving Finals, Bloomfield Hills Marian coach William Thompson expected a wide-open battle. He also expected the title to be decided in the final race.
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'Hot Hand' Helps Romeo Land Class A Title

'Hot Hand' Helps Romeo Land Class A Title
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Romeo volleyball coach Stacy Williams didn’t feel comfortable Saturday until her team needed only one more point to win the MHSAA Class A Final. That made sense for a couple of reasons.
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St. Mary Sends Tuller Out as Champ

St. Mary Sends Tuller Out as Champ
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central wasn’t always the best team in Class C this season. Longtime coach Diane Tuller wasn’t sure at the start of this fall if these Kestrels had “what it took” to win the school’s fifth MHSAA championship and sec...
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Nine Just Fine for Record-Setting St. Phil

Nine Just Fine for Record-Setting St. Phil
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The last two seasons, Emily Schaub set Battle Creek St. Philip squads that weren’t supposed to continue the program’s near-decade of MHSAA Finals dominance. But No. 1 in the regular-season rankings doesn’t mean much compared to number nine in the rec...
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Highlight Reel: Class A Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class A Semifinals
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The Novi volleyball team defeated Grand Haven 3-2 in a Class A Semifinal on Friday, and Romeo followed with a 3-0 victory over Temperance Bedford. Click for highlights.
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Highlight Reel: Class D Semifinals

Highlight Reel: Class D Semifinals
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The Battle Creek St. Philip volleyball team defeated Waterford Our Lady in a Class D Semifinal on Friday, and Leland followed with a 3-2 victory over Onaway. Click for highlights.
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Lawrence Completes Turnaround with Title

Lawrence Completes Turnaround with Title
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Derek Gribler was a sophomore at the Lawrence school board meeting two years ago when it was decided the Tigers would try 8-player football the following fall. There was skepticism. Some simply didn’t like the move. But Friday night, it was hard to imagine a bett...
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A Game for Every Fan: 11-Player Semis

A Game for Every Fan: 11-Player Semis
Friday, November 21, 2014
This season's MHSAA football playoffs have featured their share of the unpredictable, to say the least – down to snow-driven changes we've made to the schedule as recently as Friday afternoon.  But on the field, this set of matchups as a whole coul...
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